Top October Events In Birmingham

The weather may have started to turn a little troublesome and you're another month closer to the end of the year, but with so many amazing events happening, it's about time you turned that frown upside down. From chill-inducing Halloween antics, to raucous brunches and cosy daytime activities, check out our recommendations for the best events this October in Birmingham. 

Last updated on 12th October 2022

Entertainment brand Bingo Revolution are bringing a whole new meaning to the game when they arrive in Birmingham this October. Head to Buzz Bingo on Kingsbury Road for Ibiza classics, followed by 80s and 90s tunes.


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This October, YO! in Birmingham is hosting a seriously fun sushi school, complete with fish cutting techniques and maki-making tips. While creating your own salmon nigiris and crunchy Cali rolls, you'll get to nibble on snacks and drink an arrival cocktail.

Thought the year couldn't get any scarier? Think again. These excellent Birmingham Halloween parties are bringing you the good kind of chills with everything from themed brunches to spooky quizzing and good, old-fashioned drinking.

  Dirty Bingo

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@ The Actress & Bishop on Every 1st Thursday of the month

 Taking place at The Actress & Bishop, Dirty Bingo is an absolute must-visit this month. The venue promises a few awesome games, as well as two of the best hosts: Ms Yshee Black and Dahlia Rivers. You might even win a prize or two so be sure to unleash your competitive streak.

If you're looking for fun things to do this October in Birmingham, Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre is bringing you everything from bingo to live music and crazy theatrics. Check out its top-notch roster of events, all of which are sure to get you throughly entertained. Send in The Clowns is a great shout for something slightly spooky...

Luna Springs

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There's no October event better than a huge bash celebrating Oktoberfest. Head to Luna Springs for a Bavarian-themed brunch with your choice of food alongside bottomless drinks, all while a live band plays and you get involved in some outrageous games. Or for something different? Their Hot Girl Winter Brunches are epic.

The Old Crown

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Supplying all the best beer, scrumptious scran and cosy interiors for when the weather gets chilly, The Old Crown is a great shout this October. Enjoy getting stuck into fabulous pub quizzes during the evenings with themes varying from Halloween to RuPaul's Drag Race and much more.

Birmingham Bierkeller

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What to do in Birmingham? Bierkeller has tonnes to offer this month, including top-notch oompah bands to get you in the Oktoberfest spirit. Plus, there's R&B brunches, old skool music events and much more, alongside German steins of beer and warming pretzels. Extra fondue please.

The Brunch Club

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Whether you're there to watch gorgeous models perform shirtless or hoping to get stuck into an afternoon affair of ABBA, The Brunch Club has lots to offer this October. You can chow down on scrumptious breakfast dishes, alongside free-flowing booze for a glorious 90 minutes.

'Tis the season for cuddling up with a nice pint, and these gorgeous boozers are just the place to do it. Head down to one of these cosy Birmingham pubs for the chance to snuggle in with great craft ales and warming grub this autumn.


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If you're on the hunt for fun events in Birmingham, Closeup Comedy is a great shout in October. You can watch top-notch comedians such as Sarah Keyworth, Danny Mccloughlin and Felicity Ward. Plus, there's food and three bars to boot at the venue.